Jotron continues to lead the way. The world’s first again! 

Jotron, a leading manufacturer of safety products and systems and a pioneer of the ‘406 MHz beacon’, continues to make history as the world’s first manufacturer with three new fully COSPAS-SARSAT approved EPIRBs.

10th February 2022From July 1st, 2022, the IMO and SOLAS requirements MSC.471(101), will become mandatory. This new performance standard for float-free EPIRB’s operating on 406 MHz, enable improved functionality that will offer quicker SAR response and ability to locate the vessel and crew in distress.  

 “Jotron is proud to have attained this new milestone and helps maintain our position as world leaders in GMDSS products. Jotron is dedicated to developing and delivering reliable products for the benefit of maritime safety.” says Vegar Pettersen, Sales & Marketing Director.  

 For more information, please contact Jotron or Vegar Pettersen, Sales & Marketing Director, tel: +47 3313 9700.